Facts and figures about the Palais facilities
Rental space key data
- 113 rooms and venues
- 551,520 sq. ft. (51,280 m2)
- Exhibition venues: 498,874 sq. ft. (46,347 m2)
- Up to 1,950 booths
- Meeting rooms: 362,077 sq. ft. (33,638 m2)
- Ballrooms (3): 115,040 (10,688 m2)
- Terraces (4): 48,537 sq. ft. (4,509 m2)
- Green roofs: 144,386 sq. ft. (13,416 m2) in development
Frequently Asked Questions
The Events Calendar contains the dates and a link to the organizer‘s website for complete details.
See the Accommodations page to learn about the hotels located near the Palais.
The Access page lists every possible commuting option for getting to the Palais, regardless of the means of transportation you use.
The Access page lists every possible commuting option for getting to the Palais, including information on parking rates.
The Access page lists every possible commuting option for getting to the Palais, including information on adapted services.
We require photo and film shoots at the Palais des congrès de Montréal to be scheduled in advance, to keep events in progress from being disrupted. To learn more, please see the Film and TV Production page.
Palais area: The Near the Palais page is full of information on the city’s nearby popular districts and attractions.
Getting to the Palais: The Access page informs you on the best way to get to the Palais based on the mode of transportation you choose. Includes maps (Montréal’s underground city, metro, parking, self-serve bike stations, directions from the bus terminal).
Lodging: 4,000 hotels rooms linked to the Palais, and over 15,300 more within a 10-minute walk. Go to the Accommodations page for complete details.
Onsite services: The Palais houses a shopping promenade lined with numerous restaurants and shops. Discover them on our Commercial Mall page.
Wi-Fi: For your convenience, the Palais is pleased offer free wi-fi in public areas (shopping promenade). For wireless internet Palais-wide (including the meeting rooms and exhibition hall), simply go to our Internet login page and purchase a 24h individual package appropriately designed for personal use (credit card required). Exhibitors can go to the For Exhibitors page or contact their event promoter to learn about the range of packages available for professional use.
We invite you to download this document, which helps evaluate the cost of hosting a typical event, including an exhibition, a plenary session and a gala, and also provides a detailed list of what you need to plan for.
The Commercial Mall page lists the restaurants located inside the building and nearby.
The Access page specifies the delivery address and provides information on how to get to the Palais des congrès de Montréal.
It is possible to borrow a wheelchair when attending consumer shows. This service is available free of charge but must be booked in advance. Email us at email@example.com for terms and conditions.
Visit the For Exhibitors page for an overview of the services the Palais des congrès offers.